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Nathan Alex Irvin, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine


Main Location

The Johns Hopkins Hospital


  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine



The Johns Hopkins Hospital

600 N. Wolfe Street
Sheikh Zayed Tower
Baltimore, MD 21287 map
Phone: 410-955-5107

Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

4940 Eastern Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21224 map
Phone: 410-955-5107


Emergency Medicine

Research Interests

Disparities; Injury Prevention; Firearm Policy; Youth Violence Prevention


Nathan Irvin, M.D., is a clinical instructor in the Department of Emergency Medicine. He earned a medical degree at Harvard in 2003. Following medical school, he completed a residency in emergency medicine at Alameda County Medical Center - Highland Hospital in Oakland, California, where he was a chief resident, prior to graduating in 2011.

Upon completion of residency, Dr. Irvin entered into the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation’s Clinical Scholars Program at Penn, graduating in 2013 with a master's in health policy research.

Dr. Irvin holds interests health policy and youth violence prevention, with a focus on fostering positive development of young adults and adolescents.

During his residency, Dr. Irvin helped develop the Summer Empowerment Academy (SEA), a youth empowerment program in Los Angeles run through the Manifest Your Destiny non-profit foundation established by Actor Hill Harper. As an RWJ Clinical Scholar, he conducted research projects looking at mental health diagnoses in violently injured youth and firearm policy. He has also been involved in the National Network for Hospital Based Violence Intervention Programs and was a member of the Philadelphia Youth Violence Prevention Collaborative’s data and evaluation working group. more

    Additional Information

  • Education +


    • Harvard Medical School / MD (2007)


    • Alameda County Medical Center - Highland Hospital / Emergency Medicine (2011)


    • University of Pennsylvania Medical Center (2013)


    • American Board of Emergency Medicine / Emergency Medicine (2012)
  • Research & Publications +

    Selected Publications

    White DA, Alter HJ, Irvin NA, Clark MC, Frazee BW: Low rate of syphilis screening among high-risk emergency department patients tested for gonorrhea and chlamydia infections. Sexually Transmitted Diseases 39(4): 286-90, April 2012.

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